L&T Reviews

Updated October 25, 2014
Updated October 25, 2014
227 Reviews
3.2
227 Reviews
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L&T CEO & Managing Director Krishnamurthi Venkataramanan
Krishnamurthi Venkataramanan
28 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • L&T is a big organisation having well maintained system (in 22 reviews)

  • Good work culture, Cooperative collegues, best guiding senior management (in 13 reviews)


Cons
  • PROLONGED WORKING HOURS MAKES IT DIFFICULT TO FIND A BALANCE B/W PERSONAL & PROFESSIONAL LIFE (in 32 reviews)

  • Nightlife in L&T is a cold shivering winter night standing in a desolate site shouting at sleepy laborers (in 18 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Very good company to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Manager
    Current Employee - Project Manager

    I have been working at L&T full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Personal growth is there along with good benefits

    Cons

    Couldn't think of any, I have only gained from this company

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Good quality work with very minimum motivation

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at L&T full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Quaility of job is very good.
    Get to work in different domains.

    Cons

    No Motivation in terms of sarlary and promotions
    No established process

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get good Managers and get employee review

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Work more... Get paid very less

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Engineer
    Former Employee - Senior Engineer

    I worked at L&T full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Job security
    If you reach Managerial level and survive, life is full of incentives

    Cons

    Crazy work hours... 12-14 hour work shifts for upto 6-7 days a week.
    Non-managerial candidates get paid very less.
    Managers do not listen to engineers.
    Non-technical staff is treated poorly.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay more attention to needs/wants of employees or they are bound to leave you.

    Doesn't Recommend
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  5.  

    Great place to work at

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at L&T

    Pros

    Fun people and you learn a lot

    Cons

    Lots of unfinished projects during the day

  6.  

    Best Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at L&T

    Pros

    Good company to work for.

    Cons

    Salary is less, team is poor

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Increase the pay

    Recommends
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Role & Responsibilities are good.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Chennai (India)
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Chennai (India)

    I have been working at L&T full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Role & Responsibilities are good.

    Cons

    Package in not up to the mark.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Good company to get experience in varied fields

    Current Employee - Construction Manager - Electrical in Chennai (India)
    Current Employee - Construction Manager - Electrical in Chennai (India)

    I have been working at L&T full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    I have learned more in L&T like timely completion and to create a satisfaction level to customer as well as company

    Cons

    They are extracting more output but with less recognition. Proper evaluation is not entertained.

  9.  

    L&T is OK

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - VLSI in Bangalore (India)
    Current Employee - VLSI in Bangalore (India)

    I have been working at L&T full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Work life balance, Brand value

    Cons

    Lower compensation, Body shopping, Bad policies

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    nothing much to say

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    software engineer

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bangalore (India)
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bangalore (India)

    I worked at L&T full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    good opportunities and responsibilities are given.

    Cons

    salary not upto market standards.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    A good company for local people

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Lead in Mysore (India)
    Current Employee - Project Lead in Mysore (India)

    I have been working at L&T full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Small number of people and growing company gives you opportunities to grow, good campus

    Cons

    10 hours of working time, unprofessional, no job security, less importance to application software department

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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